The global coronavirus pandemic this year has overnight transformed record-low unemployment rates in both the US and Israel to historic highs, around 11%. What can we learn from the past?
HEALTH AFFAIRS: Are depression, stress and an expected rise in suicides more severe than the COVID-19 disease?
The brain, with its 86 billion neurons, ‘may operate on an amazingly simple mathematical logic.’
The study, published in the American Journal of Geriatic Psychiatry, linked social distancing and isolation with elevated anxiety, depression and even trauma in older adults.
It's easy to get caught up in the massive media exposure, and forget about how this, as well as how you as an adult are coping, impacts other members of the family - most notably, your children.